Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) - Conservation and development of Lake Chad

Various projects are implemented by LCBC, including the ”Lake Chad Conservation Project - Contribution to the Development Strategy for the Lake”, funded by the French Global Environment Facility (FFEM). This project which started in 2012 is planned for a 3-year period and has three components entrusted, among others, to the Research Institute for Development (components 1 and 2) and the International Office for Water (component 3):
  • Component 1: Summary of knowledge and definition of management constraints;
  • Component 2: Reliability of the hydrological model;
  • Component 3: Support for the entry into force of the Water Charter and strengthening relations with other African basin organizations.